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Alex Hern / Guardian:
Google takes right to be forgotten battle to France's highest court   —  Company is appealing against decision by French data protection authority to apply search-results ruling to all its domains  —  Google is appealing to France's highest court over a legal ruling that could require …
May 19, 2016, 8:50 AMIn context
Shaun Walker / Guardian:
Russian FindFace app compares photos to profile pictures on social network Vkontakte and works out identities with 70% reliability   —  FindFace compares photos to profile pictures on social network Vkontakte and works out identities with 70% reliability  —  If the founders of a new face recognition app …
May 17, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Rahul Bhatia / Guardian:
How Facebook, oblivious to India's concerns, used heavy-handed tactics and failed with Free Basics   —  ntil Mark Zuckerberg arrived in a bright orange helicopter in October 2014, Chandauli had never seen a celebrity visitor.  One of 44,795 villages in the state of Rajasthan …
May 14, 2016, 10:15 PMIn context
Sam Thielman / Guardian:
Leaked documents show human intervention at almost every stage of Facebook's news operation   —  Exclusive: Leaked internal guidelines show human intervention at almost every stage of its news operation, akin to a traditional media organization  —  Leaked documents show how Facebook …
May 12, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Will Freeman / Guardian:
Atari co-founder Nolan Bushnell plans to revive “fundamental game design” of arcades in mobile games   —  Atari co-founder: mobile games make me want to throw my phone  —  Video games pioneer Nolan Bushnell is planning to revive the ‘hardcore fundamental game design’ of arcades to make mobile titles worth playing
May 2, 2016, 12:20 AMIn context
Sam Knight / Guardian:
How Uber built its business in London from 5,000 to 1.7M active riders in three years   —  How Uber conquered London  —  To understand how the $60bn company is taking over the world, you need to stop thinking about cars  —  very week in London, 30,000 people download Uber to their phones and order a car for the first time.
May 1, 2016, 9:40 AMIn context
Guardian:
Guardian analysis of 70M comments since 2006 finds that of the top 10 most abused writers, eight are women, two are black men   —  The dark side of Guardian comments  —  Hear from three of those writers, explore the data and help us host better conversations online
Apr 13, 2016, 9:00 AMIn context
Danny Yadron / Guardian:
Spurred on by Apple/FBI standoff, Facebook, Google, Snapchat plan to increase encryption of user data; WhatsApp plans to add encrypted voice calls within weeks   —  Facebook, Google and WhatsApp plan to increase encryption of user data  —  Spurred on by Apple's battles against the FBI …
Mar 14, 2016, 11:40 AMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
DOJ says it could make Apple turn over iOS source code and signature if it doesn't cooperate with court order, citing Lavabit case as precedent   —  FBI ‘could force Apple to hand over private key’  —  A legal filing implies that Department of Justice has a plan B, which involves demanding the company's electronic signature
Mar 11, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
Spencer Ackerman / Guardian:
FBI applies FISA-approved changes to its rules for accessing NSA data on US citizens; specifics remain classified   —  FBI quietly changes its privacy rules for accessing NSA data on Americans  —  Exclusive: Classified revisions accepted by secret Fisa court affect NSA data involving Americans …
Mar 8, 2016, 3:30 PMIn context

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